Diademed Head of a Ptolemaic King

Illustration

Arienne King
by Getty Museum
published on 26 July 2018

This marble portrait of a diademed man is believed to depict a Ptolemaic king. The piece is made of marble from Asia Minor and was produced in Alexandria, Egypt.

The portrait is part of the collection of the J. Paul Getty Museum. Digital image courtesy of the Getty's Open Content Program.

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